A comparison of Forecasting Procedures for Macroeconomic Series: The Contribution of Structural Break Models

This paper compares the forecasting performance of different models which have been proposed for forecasting in the presence of structural breaks. These models differ in their treatment of the break process, the parameters defining the model which applies in each regime and the out-of-sample probabi...

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Main Author: Rombouts, Jeroen VK
Koop, Gary
Korobilis, Dimitris
Bauwens, Luc
Format: Paper
Language: English
Place of publication: 01.04.2011
Related: University of Strathclyde Business School, Department of Economics
Data of publication: 2011/04
Series: Working Papers
Online Access: available in Bonn?
Database: RePEc IDEAS
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